Mitigating the Emotional Impact of Stress on Law Enforcement Personnel
This publication examines the emotional impact of stress and trauma on law enforcement officers. When stress compromises an officer's ability to effectively serve and protect, learning to mitigate these effects helps both the officers and the community.
Length: 18 pages
Publication Date: April 2018
Agencies: VALOR Officer Safety and Wellness Program, Bureau of Justice Assistance
Authors: Olivia Johnson D.M.; Tina Jaeckle Ph.D.
Topics: Wellness, Resilience, Fitness Programs, Survive and Thrive
This card reminds officers to start preparing now by establishing mental and physical habits that make them...
This card reminds officers to start preparing now by establishing mental and physical habits that make them fit for duty. The card encourages officers to sign up for VALOR training as a tool for preparation.